News & Updates
- 2021 Century and Sesquicentennial Farm/Home Applications Now AvailableThe 2021 Century (100 years) and Sesquicentennial (150 years) Farm & Home Program Awards are a prestigious award given to families who have dedicated their life to Wisconsin farming for 100 or 150 years.To qualify for the award, families are required to provide proof of continuous family ownership of a property in the state of Wisconsin for either the last 100 or 150 years.The Century Farm and Home Program began in 1948 in conjunction with the State of Wisconsin’s Centennial Celebration. In 2020, 154 property owners were honored. The Sesquicentennial program similarly originated in 1998 as part of the state’s Sesquicentennial Celebration and over 900 families have been honored.Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2021. Only one certificate may be issued per property.
- Central WI Ag Services
- Hancock Agricultural Research Station
- WI Department of Agriculture, Trade, & Consumer Protection
- United States Department of Agriculture
- Central WI Agricultural Specialization
- Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension